DIXON — Allen D. "Scotty" Linscott, age 81 of Dixon died Wed. Feb. 21, 2018 at his home. He was born Nov. 5, 1936 in Rochelle, the son of Ronald and Mildred (Henert) Linscott. He had worked at Eagle Supermarket in Dixon for 33 years prior to his retirement.
He was a veteran of the Navy and while serving in the Navy he was a member of the honor guard for Grace Kelly's wedding.
He was an avid hunter and trap shooter and was a member of the Tri-County Gun Club. He was also a member of United Food and Commercial Workers Union.
He was preceded in death by one son Jeffrey Linscott; two brothers Darrel and Duane Linscott and one nephew.
Scotty is survived by his children, Debra Sheridan of Dixon, Dale (Lynn Rose) Linscott of Cherry, and Jodi Linscott of Dixon, daughter-in-law Melody Shirley Linscott; 14 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; one sister Donna (William) Chick of Paw Paw; the love of his life Helen "Connie" Hollis of Dixon and two nephews and a niece.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 10 a.m. until noon and 2 until 4 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home in Dixon. Cremation rites will follow.
Condolences may be sent online at www.thejonesfh.com.